The course on “Blue Bio-refinery technologies: from research to the industry with applications on products and biomaterial from algal biomass and sidestreams of fisheries and aquaculture” is supported by ERA-NET Cofund on Blue Bioeconomy Unlocking the Potential of Aquatic Bioresources (BlueBio), co-organised with the National Research Council (CNR Italy) and the University of Foggia (Italy), with the patronage of the European Society of Marine Biotechnology (ESMB), is now open for applications.
BlueBio ERANET COFUND coordinates R&D funding scheme to strengthen Europe’s position in the blue bioeconomy and addresses gaps to finally identify ways of bringing bio-based products and services to the market and find new ways of creating value from in the blue bioeconomy.
The goal of the course is to improve technological knowledge on biorefinery processes, theoretical and practical approach.
The target to address the course is PhD holders and/or experienced people in the field (priority researchers from BlueBio ERANET COFUND projects).
Date and Location:
16 – 18 January 2023, University of Foggia, Department DAFNE and “STAR*Facility Centre (Italy), Foggia (Italy)
The activity is supported by the BlueBio ERANET COFUND project co-funded by the European Commission within the Horizon 2020 program under GA N. 817992
Applications are open until 30 November 2022.
After an evaluation process, the selected applicants will be invited to attend the training course face-to-face (or virtually in case of Covid19 lockdown) in mid-January 2023.
The course is designed for up to 25 applicants, with priority for people working within projects cofunded by BlueBio ERANET COFUND.
- This training course is addressed to PhD holders and/or people with at least 3 years of experience in Chemistry, Biotechnology, Marine Biology, Fishery and Aquaculture;
- Applicants should be working in research institutions, universities or industries with focus on the related fields;
- No registration fees;
- Accommodation and local travel expenses will be covered by Bluebio ERANET Cofund;
- A travel grant up to 370 euros can be provided to participants, please contact the organizers.
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